Im here!!!! Im going to try to blog more if anyone cares! But before I blog about my new life in Doha... I thought Id leave you with a post I wrote a while back when I was visiting Egypt for the first time since moving to Doha. EGYPT.... The source of thousands of emotions,… Continue reading Some Old Thoughts About Egypt…
Four years ago I moved to Egypt with high hopes that I was moving to the country of my dreams, to be with the love of my life... I had always dreamt of the day I could finally call Egypt home... but little did I know what the future held. From the outside Egypt is… Continue reading When my Egyptian dream ended… And new dreams of a new country arrived!
Ive been gone for a while again! Im currently not in Egypt so complaining about it would ruin my lovely Egypt-free vacation! I have a post I wrote about a month ago while I was leaving Egypt that I never posted. Ill leave you with it and then within this week Ill post some blog/life… Continue reading A post from the past about Egyptair and Cairo Airport like usual!
We recently took an Egyptian holiday for the first time since our son was born... I thought Id tell you how that went and give you some tips to travelling in Egypt with children. So our destination was Soma Bay, about an hour south of Hurghada along the coast. We picked The Westin Soma Bay… Continue reading Cairo Airport, Egyptair and all the great things they offer!
I would like to start by apologizing for being gone so long! I have officially become the world champion of indoor... You mean indoor what? No, I'm the champion of indoor... Being indoors! I am the best in the world at not leaving my apartment! Thank you, thank you! Yes it is difficult! You want… Continue reading An Egyptian Guide To… Driving (Part 1)
And I'm back in Crazy Town... Ironically that used to be my favourite band EVER, and my favourite song was butterfly! BUT I never thought my love for that band would make me move to a Crazy town or rather city, actually Cairo is so big you could call it a country... The Egyptians call… Continue reading Having To Speak Government Spanish, Empadronarse, And Being Welcomed Back To Egypt In Style!
We are off to London for a few days, so I thought I would share with you my Cairo Airport experience. And what a lovely one it was! Recently after the crash in Sinai, everyone has been talking about the extremely impressive security that the airport has adopted. Security at the airport in Cairo has… Continue reading Flying to London with a Captain, and how you avoid security at Cairo Airport!
I thought id tell you about a little incident we had last week... Well it was mayor panic mode incident at the time, but looking back now it just makes me furious, as most of the stuff that happens in this country does! But first let me just explain what Egyptian neighbours are like... Nosey,… Continue reading My First Week With Egyptian Neighbours, And Loving Every Minute Of It!
The last month I've been super busy trying to get the salon finished and open.. I mean it's about time right, 6 months to paint and lay some flooring in a 24m2 salon, should NOT take this long... About two weeks ago the engineer (Lets call him a snail because he is so slow!), finally… Continue reading When Rats And Snails Collide They Throw S*** At You, And Your Dreams Are Over… The Closing Of A Business Not Open Yet!
A few years ago I was young and bored and decided to start a blog on my new Cairo adventure... I had a lot of thoughts and I spent many lonely hours talking to myself. I thought (yes that's all I did...) that I would put those thoughts in a blog, so that other people… Continue reading Part 1 Of Opening A Business In The World’s Most Insane Country To Open A Business In…